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March 2013

Creating Hope in Our Clients

I have often said that the residential recovery program’s first goal is to create hope in our clients. What are some ways we can accomplish this? Before people can begin the process of change they must fully understand two basic truths; 1) that change is needed in a certain area of their lives and 2) […]

Free Wi-Fi for a Low Income Housing Project

Connecting for Good, the nonprofit organization I staretd in 2011, has entered into a partnership with the Kansas City Kansas Housing Authority  to bring free Wi-Fi to their largest low income housing project – Juniper Gardens. The  large mesh network we are building will cover almost four city blocks and wil bring free in-home broadband Internet to 390 units […]

AskimoTV Interviews Michael Liimatta (video)

1. Alcoholism (7:45) Mr. Michael Liimatta & Ms. Elise Engber How does one define alcoholism? What is a binge and does binging lead to an addiction, or does one binge because they are already addicted? What is the difference between a drunkard and an alcoholic? In kicking an addiction like alcoholism, is it preferable to […]